One of Weinstein’s accusers, Kadian Noble, says the disgraced mogul used Oprah to lure her in before sexually assaulting her. According to Page Six:
British actress Kadian Noble said Tuesday she was head-over-heels impressed when she first met Weinstein at an event in London because he was hanging out with model Campbell and had megastar Oprah “swinging off his arm.”
“I thought, obviously, this man has something amazing in store for me,” she said during a teary-eyed press conference in Manhattan to discuss the sex trafficking lawsuit she filed a day earlier against Weinstein in Manhattan federal court.
Oprah was also Weinstein’s guest at a number of events and awards ceremonies:
Oprah attended Weinstein Company sponsored events:
Oprah also starred in Weinstein-helmed flicks. Most recently she appeared in “The Butler,” a movie about a long time White House staff member.
Oprah also won awards alongside Weinstein for their work in education and arts.